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Hermitage Castle (Altes Schloss Ermitage)

Eremitage 4, 95448, Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany
+49 921 759690
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Went there for coffee and to walk, the gardens are beautiful.

We had coffee and excellent cakes here and wandered in the stunning gardens for a while. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ingrid C
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Whately, Massachusetts
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A very nice park, a nice walk (wheelchair ok) and a nicely maintained ancient park and buildings... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Sailortom_D
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Frankfurt, Germany
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Eremitage 4, 95448, Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had coffee and excellent cakes here and wandered in the stunning gardens for a while. The fountains are beautiful, they run for a few minutes at the top of the hour. It's well worth the wait, especially on a hot day.

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

A very nice park, a nice walk (wheelchair ok) and a nicely maintained ancient park and buildings. Great architecture.

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

If you want to visit a castle with Baroque elements you should visit it!It is beautifuly surrounded by gardens ,water,and well preserved.

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

This was the summer residence associated more with Margravine Wilhelmine than her husband as in 1735 she extended what her husband had already created and made it into a must see place, although in her time it was a private residence. If you can, allow...More

1  Thank Clive R
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

We visited in winter, a lot of the statues and fountains were covered but it was still stunning. I imagine that in a few months the gardens and parklands would be wonderful. It is well worth a visit.

1  Thank cmbreuer2016
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Really well kept gardens, we didn't go inside the castle. One of the best gardens I've seen. Really nice style of building.

Thank Sophie K
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

You can reach Hermitage very easily buy public bus from ZOH. It takes 20 mins. to get there from ZOH and has a very mild atmosphere because of the trees in its garden.

1  Thank pelinulca
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Interesting to see history of Bayern. Soecially the entrance with the water fountains is very special and unique.

Thank Michael v
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

one of the most elegant sites in the era. together with the altes schloss. the fountains work a few minutes every hour.

Thank 473carl
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

visited this castle 45 years ago and it still impresses. what is also impressive is that it costs nothing to visit. this is a wonderful place to spend a few hours, just walking around and enjoying the gardens and paths. it is hard to believe...More

1  Thank germanVermont
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11 February 2018|
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During the winter 9am-6pm. But in the Summer it opens earlier and closes later.
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